Heavy Rainfall Moves into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

A slow moving cold front will gradually progress through the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast through Friday with possible severe weather and heavy rainfall which may bring flash flooding. The trailing end of the cold front will bring daily rounds of strong thunderstorms capable of producing locally heavy downpours over South Florida. Read More >

Current conditions at

Danbury, Danbury Municipal Airport (KDXR)

Lat: 41.37°NLon: 73.48°WElev: 456ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgefield CT

Flash Flood Watch September 23, 04:00pm until September 24, 08:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 60. Southeast wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 60. Southeast wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Light and variable wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgefield CT
 41.28°N 73.51°W (Elev. 699 ft)
4:11 am EDT Sep 23, 2021
7am EDT Sep 23, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 29, 2021
 
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